Pimentel & Sons Guitar Makers Biz: Custom and collector series guitars Buzz: Pimentel Guitars makes custom and collector series guitars featuring contemporary, Hispanic and American Indian motifs inspired by the heart of the player. Choices of woods for the backs and sides include rosewood, mahogany, walnut and mesquite. www.pimentelguitars.com
The Grove Cafe & Market Biz: Restaurant and specialty foods Buzz: The Grove Cafe & Market serves breakfast all day and also features a lunch menu with classic and unusual sandwiches and salads. The market focuses on natural ingredients and product lines that include Katz Olive Oil and Vinegar, Heidi’s Organic Raspberry Jam and B’s Honey. www.thegrovecafemarket.com
Wright’s Indian Art Biz: American Indian art and gifts Buzz: American Indian artists are plentiful in the Albuquerque region, and much of their creativity is on display and for sale at Wright’s Indian Art. Items featured include baskets, folk art, glass, jewelry and more. Many tribes from this area and throughout the Southwest are represented. www.wrightsgallery.com
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Albuquerque is a city of contrasts. Nestled between the Sandia Mountains and the Rio Grande Valley, the city has breathtaking landscapes, a...